Bespoke Student Workshop| UnityJams| Co-designing to solve challenges, counter extremism, promote cohesion

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Audience: For schools and colleges working with young people, the impact of violent extremism and radicalisation is an increasingly urgent element of standard safeguarding.  The aim of this fascinating project is for students to use design principles to prototype participant solutions to social problems.

Outcomes:

1. We guide young people through a creative, fun and strategic process, which also builds a sense of community and individual confidence

2. Bring young people together via activities and filming to share ideas, innovation and tools

3. Key outcome is to create new ideas that can be built upon

 

You tell us what gap you’re trying to address so that we can create a bespoke progamme for you and your students.

Starting from £2550 (max 50 young people ex VAT)

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What we provide:

✓Expert trainers

✓Certificate (on completion)

✓Free access to short films tackling extremism useful in school and college environment

Note: Buy a package, get a discount

9/11: The Al Qaeda attacks on New York’s Twin Towers and the Pentagon in Washington on 11th September 2001, which triggered President George W Bush’s ‘War on Terror’ and the  wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

7/7: The co-ordinated bomb attacks on London by four young British men in the name of Al Qaeda, on 7th July 2005, which killed 52 people.

Al Qaeda: Terrorist group founded in 1988 by Osama Bin Laden, which committed the 9/11 attacks.

Islamic State (Daesh/IS/ISIS/ISIL): Terrorist group formed after the fall of Saddam Hussain in Iraq and the civil war in Syria. It is the most prominent recruiter of Westerners to its mission to establish its own state.

CONTEST & the ‘4 Ps’: The British Government’s Counter Terrorism strategy initiated in 2006, revised in 2011, consisting of 4 strands: Prepare, Protect, Prevent and Pursue.

Prevent: Aiming to stop (prevent) individuals from supporting terrorism or becoming terrorists.